Legal framework: permissions and restrictions (and Ownership constraints (unbundling))

This LAP concerns the permitting framework and processes (or restrictions) on hydrogen based SNG (via methanation) and injection at varying concentrations into the gas grid at the TSO or DSO level, along with technical requirements for and oversight of local grid connections


The existing national legal framework for the TSO/DSO to carry out hydrogen activities, which is normally restricted to natural gas. Ownership constraints refer to the constraints related to ownership associated with the process of injecting.

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